An NYU student studying abroad said the campus she's visiting in Shanghai is more welcoming to debate and opposing ideas than NYU.
In a new mini documentary produced by We The Internet, former Brown University student Rob Montz visits his alma mater to ask an increasingly relevant question: “Is the university killing free speech and open debate?”
Should a student’s freedom of conscience take precedence over a teacher’s rights? (This is not a hypothetical question.)
Rep. Steve King made this claim last night, and it's generated a lot of controversy.
This decline is producing adults with only a smattering of knowledge, leaving them defenseless against the barrage of propaganda they encounter.
In watching the 2016 campaigns unfold, it’s hard not to be depressed.
Understanding a controversial alternative to socialism and plutocracy.
Church involvement in political matters wasn't always such a concern.
'I abominate and detest the idea of a government, where there is a standing army.'
How does that make sense?
What is Hollywood doing wrong?
Our society has a misguided fear of loading children down with “too much responsibility.”
By increasing the emotional abuse – a.k.a. disrespect – toward men, have women unintentionally subjected themselves to abuse as well?
At least that is what Hegel would say.
America seems to be in a dangerous spiral of polarization.
Progressivism has a strong competitive advantage.
R.I.P Bruce Banner.
Could current unrest be the result of our insistence that education is the answer to all our problems?
Are parents shortchanging their abilities and their wallets by thinking they have to pay experts in order to foster that development in their child?
'The self-assertive shrillness of protest arises because the facts of incommensurability ensure that protestors can never win an argument...'
In modern life, "entertainment" has largely taken the place of "leisure".
Will other nations take notice?
So why does it feel otherwise?
A reader shares his journey from Mexico City to Seattle. And he has a message for politicians.
Do parents need to begin raising their children to understand that they are not the center of the universe?
Universities are requiring diversity and inclusion statements in job applications. Is this a troubling trend or a reasonable request?
The findings are similar to those of a recent study by the Washington Post.
An insight from his 1945 essay "Politics and the English Language".